Avid4 Adventure Journal

Avid4 Adventure Journal

March 6, 2019
Overnight Camp Video Series - 1st -6th Graders Focus on Comfort Away from Home and More

Overnight Camp Video Series - 1st - 6th Graders Focus on Comfort Away from Home and More 

Avid4 Adventure Mt. Evans Overnight Camp – located on over 500 acres of private property outside of Evergreen, Colorado – is where the summer outdoor adventures for 1st - 6th graders happen. On site climbing crags, mountain biking trails, a pond for paddle sports and more make Mt. Evans an ideal spot for younger campers to build confidence outdoors, make new friends and memories to last a lifetime. Base camp facilities are also equipped with comfortable amenities that make it a cozy home away from home.

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Topics: Overnight Camp Soft Skills

March 4, 2019
Overnight Camp Video Series - What you Need to Know about Resident and Expedition Camps

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Topics: Overnight Camp Sleep-away camp

March 1, 2019
Overnight Camp Video Series - A Stepping Stone and Times Have Changed from Avid4 CEO

Overnight Camp Video Series - A Stepping Stone, How Times Have Changed

At Avid4 Adventure Overnight Camps, kids have the opportunity to develop the skills and confidence which they can carry into all aspects of their lives beyond camp. Avid4 Adventure CEO, Paul Dreyer explains two reasons to send your child to Overnight Camp.

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Topics: Overnight Camp Risk Management Benefits of Outdoor Adventure

February 25, 2019
A Director’s Guide: How to Convince Your Parents to Send You to Overnight Camp

A Director’s Guide: How to Convince Your Parents to Send You to Overnight Camp

The buzz is all around you and you’re getting the feeling the universe is trying to tell you something. The ski season excitement is slowly winding down and your friends are starting to think about summer. You’ve heard the mention of a family trip here and there, but someone the other day mentioned how pumped they are to go to overnight camp  the endless activities, the sweet traditions, the friends they’re excited to see, the trips they get to go on  and no parents? It caught your ear in the moment but you think, 'There is no way my parents would go for that.'

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Topics: Tips and Tricks Overnight Camp

February 18, 2019
Not Just Knots and Paddle Strokes — Transferable Skills Kids Learn at Summer Camp

Not Just Knots and Paddle Strokes — Transferable Skills Kids Learn at Summer Camp

At Avid4 Adventure, we are well known for introducing children to a variety of outdoor sports. We use a solid curriculum that helps campers build a foundation of technical, hard skills. Campers then have the chance to build on those skills at each camp they attend. However, it’s not all knots and paddle strokes. The beauty of spending time outside at camp is that every day includes learning transferable skills that are applicable to a child’s day to day life. Kids walk away from camp with life skills that will help them grow into well rounded and happy adults.

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Topics: Skills Learned at Summer Camp Soft Skills